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Susann Baez Ullberg

. Durham, NC: Duke University Press. Ferraro , Emilia . 2011 . “ Trueque: An Ethnographic Account of Barter, Trade and Money in Andean Ecuador ”. The Journal of Latin American and Caribbean Anthropology 16 ( 1 ): 168 – 184 . 10.1111/j.1935

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Among Cannibals and Headhunters

Jack London in Melanesia

Keith Newlin

the Londons did not find any heads in Melanesia, they did pick up one from Ecuador during their return voyage. Jack London could now claim to be a successful headhunter. Figure 7 “One Oreinte (Inca) Andes Indian reduced dried human.” Courtesy of

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Economic and social upgrading through professional and supporting services

Lessons from the shrimp value chain in El Salvador

Nahuel Oddone and Ramón Padilla-Pérez

. Between 10 and 13 shrimp are planted per square meter nowadays in El Salvador, while shrimp growers in Honduras or Mexico plant up to twice as many in the same square meter. By the same token, under an intensive cultivation system in Ecuador, the quantity

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Wolfgang Merkel and Jean-Paul Gagnon

Greece, or 1973 Chile. But often those democratic regimes do not collapse but transform into what I call defective democracies ( Merkel 2004) . That is the case of Venezuela since Hugo Chavez came into power, or Ecuador under Raphael Corea, Bolivia under

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Inequality and poverty

The ill-fitting pieces in the EU’s development partnerships

Riina Pilke and Marikki Stocchetti

, Ecuador, India, Indonesia, Iran, Kazakhstan, Malaysia, Maldives, Mexico, Panama, Peru, Thailand, Uruguay, and Venezuela. 3 The financial regulation for DCI, revised parallel to the discussions on the faith of the MICs in development cooperation, outlines

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The temporality of illegality

Experiences of undocumented Latin American migrants in London

Ana Gutiérrez Garza

everywhere and that they affect the external and inner structure of migrants’ worlds. Notes 1. My informants were from Colombia, Peru, Brazil, Venezuela, Ecuador, Bolivia, Honduras, and Mexico. During fieldwork, I established intimate and close relationships

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Searching for a New Way of Thinking about Society

A Noospheric Social Quality Orientation for Development toward Sustainability

Vyacheslav Nikolayevitch Bobkov and Nikolay Vyacheslavovich Bobkov

Social Quality . . Waldmüller , J.M. 2015 . “ Living Well Rather Than Living Better: Measuring Biocentric Human-Nature Rights and Human-Nature Development in Ecuador

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Diplomat, Landlord, Con-artist, Thief

Housing Brokers and the Mediation of Risk in Migrant Moscow

Madeleine Reeves

explorations of migrant brokerage have illuminated the multiple points at which middlemen, hustlers, ‘coyotes’ (in Ecuador), ‘snakeheads’ (in China) and others facilitate human mobility in the face of increasingly draconian border controls. They have also shown

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Leading through a Decade of Crisis—Not Bad, After All

Germany’s Leadership Demand and Followership Inclusion, 2008-2018

Valerio Alfonso Bruno and Giacomo Finzi

Colombia) and Professor Catalina Toro Pérez (National University of Colombia) and Professor Napoleon Washington Saltos Galarza (Central University of Ecuador). Finally, he would like to express his deepest gratitude to his family for having always supported

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Tiziana Soverino, Evgenia Mesaritou, Thomas M. Wilson, Steve Byrne, Dino Vukušić, Fabiana Dimpflmeier, Eva-Maria Walther, and Eva Schwab

prohibited in the grove. The site embodies the tension between tourism and traditional local livelihoods. The other articles in the volume tackle the concept of environment and climate change. Vogt analyses Ecuador's attempt to keep their oil in the ground